Montreal Photos

Geodesic Dome
Biosphère (a geodesic dome)

Metro Escalator
One of the many long escalators to the Montreal Metro

On a large stump
We found a very large stump to sit on.

Tile Bench
This bench tried to camouflage itself but I found it.

Snow
The long weekend ended with some snow before we caught the train back home.

You can find all my posted photos on flickr.


Weekly roundup November 3 – 9

Articles

Quebec union’s mind-boggling use of racism to attack Alberta’s privatized liquor sales National Post

Archaeologists discover ancient subway buried beneath Toronto The Beaverton

Research Council official time signal celebrates milestone CBC

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Weekly roundup October 27 – November 2

Audio

Articles

The Great Paper Caper GQ

Rod Love was the man behind Ralph Klein’s throne Calgary Herald

Portland’s end to free disabled parking opened up spaces, exposed widespread abuse downtown Oregon Live

Flood diversion project no longer based on economic worth, documents show Calgary Herald

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Video


Weekly roundup October 20 – 26

Articles

How private is your VPN security tool? Check the terms The Globe and Mail

Full Pundit: Black day in October National Post

An easy way to make Parliament Hill safer National Post

Lessons for Toronto from Nenshi Nation Spacing

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Weekly roundup October 13 – 19

Articles

Librarians won’t stay quiet about government surveillance The Washington Post

Jean Tirole’s Nobel Prize Is Also a Win for Modern Microeconomic Theory The New York Times

Walking the thin blue line: How stigma is silencing police officers Ottawa Citizen

CRA has been charitable Financial Post

John Tory’s TIF transit plan offers no free ride Toronto Star

Revisiting Robin Hood’s agenda: Be less concerned about taking from the rich and focus on giving to the poor Worthwhile Canadian Initiative

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Weekly roundup October 6 – 12

Articles

Cities must crack down on the scourge of convenient, efficient taxi service National Post

The Horror of a ‘Secure Golden Key’ The Keybase blog

The Gummi Bear Chronicles The New York Times

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Weekly roundup September 29 – October 5

Articles

The Sacred Circle of Catering Wondermark (A comic strip)

Peter Van Loan takes a stand against the notion of relevancy Maclean’s

At CIA Starbucks, even the baristas are covert The Washington Post

Ottawa microbrewery says liquor laws to force Hintonburg store closure CBC

Time for a refresher on the powers of Parliament Ottawa Citizen

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